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Contai Town Population Census 2011 - 2023

Contai is a Municipality city in district of Purba Medinipur, West Bengal. The Contai city is divided into 20 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Contai Municipality has population of 92,226 of which 49,031 are males while 43,195 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 8440 which is 9.15 % of total population of Contai (M). In Contai Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 881 against state average of 950. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Contai is around 956 compared to West Bengal state average of 956. Literacy rate of Contai city is 93.69 % higher than state average of 76.26 %. In Contai, Male literacy is around 96.07 % while female literacy rate is 90.96 %.

Contai Municipality has total administration over 16,760 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Contai 2022 - 2023 Population

Current estimated population of Contai Municipality in 2023 is approximately 125,000. The schedule census of 2021 for Contai city is postponed due to covid. We believe new population census for Contai city will be conducted in 2023 and same will be updated once its done. The current data for Contai town are estimated only but all 2011 figures are accurate.

Contai Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.44 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.41 % of total population in Contai (M).

Contai Work Profile

Out of total population, 30,215 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 24,240 were males while 5,975 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity. Of total 30215 working population, 87.69 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.31 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.

Contai Population Religion Data

Religion Percentage
Hindu 79.95%
Muslim 19.80%
Christian 0.09%
Sikh 0.04%
Buddhist 0.02%
Jain 0.01%
Others 0.01%
No Religion 0.09%

Contai City Ward List

# Ward Population
1 Contai Ward No - 1 6741
2 Contai Ward No - 2 2482
3 Contai Ward No - 3 5542
4 Contai Ward No - 4 2706
5 Contai Ward No - 5 4392
6 Contai Ward No - 6 3632
7 Contai Ward No - 7 3215
8 Contai Ward No - 8 4720
9 Contai Ward No - 9 3528
10 Contai Ward No - 10 3720
11 Contai Ward No - 11 5101
12 Contai Ward No - 12 4207
13 Contai Ward No - 13 3538
14 Contai Ward No - 14 6882
15 Contai Ward No - 15 4670
16 Contai Ward No - 16 4741
17 Contai Ward No - 17 4719
18 Contai Ward No - 18 3983
19 Contai Ward No - 19 6914
20 Contai Ward No - 20 6793

Contai City/Town Future Population 2021-2031

Contai City Population
2011 92,226
2021 119,000
2022 122,000
2023 125,000
2024 128,000
2025 131,000
2026 134,000
2027 138,000
2028 142,000
2029 146,000
2030 150,000
2031 154,000